Casa di Mir Montessori is an independent K-8 school, celebrating nearly 30 years of providing authentic Montessori education deeply anchored in peace education. Casa di Mir is located in the heart of the Santa Clara Valley. The culture of Casa di Mir is uniquely centered around the development of human potential, empathy and leadership in not only children, but also teachers. The school is seeking a Montessori Primary (ages 3-6) Teacher beginning August 2019.
The Teacher helps to create an environment that is conducive to the growth and development of children in the realization of their fullest learning potential. He or she will prepare materials to meet the needs of the children, interact with and support their parents, and operate in a manner in keeping with Montessori Method and concerns for educational excellence.
Applicants must possess the following qualifications and attributes:
A strong desire to contribute meaningfully to a positive school culture.
Pro-active and self-motivated.
Comprehensive grasp of curriculum and methodology.
Effective Teamwork/Collaboration and communication skills.
Strong organizational skills.
Ability to observe and meet a variety of student needs.
Bachelor’s degree in related field.
Montessori credential for ages 3 – 6, plus 12 Early Childhood Education units from an accredited institution.
3 units Supervision and Administration preferred but not required.
Current authorization to work in the United States and ability to pass pre-employment screening, including criminal background check.
Casa di Mir offers a professional and supportive work environment and an above average compensation/benefits package. Our policy is to provide equal opportunity in employment for all qualified employees or applicants without regard to race, color, gender, age, national origin, marital status, ancestry, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by local, state, or federal law. This extends to all terms, conditions, and benefits of employment.
Please email your resume and letter of introduction to Shailendra Baghel, Director of Finance and Operations at firstname.lastname@example.org
About Casa Di Mir Montessori School
Casa di Mir Montessori is an independent K-8 school, celebrating nearly 30 years of providing authentic Montessori education deeply anchored in peace education. Casa di Mir is located in the heart of the Santa Clara Valley. The culture of Casa di Mir is uniquely centered around the development of human potential, empathy and leadership in not only children, but also teachers.
Casa di Mir offers a high quality education tailored to the needs and abilities of each child. We have a well rounded program that develops children's enthusiasm for learning, as well as their resourcefulness and creativity. We teach the skills children need to become compassionate, informed citizens and leaders in 21st century society. All of this takes place in a close-knit community that encourages strong partnerships between families and the school.